Liverpool are reportedly set to battle it out towards Arsenal over the signing of Juventus ahead Federico Chiesa in the summertime, as per the switch journalist Peter O’Rourke.
The Bianconeri have been penalized with a 15 level deduction after being discovered responsible of economic irregularities. Following the punishment, Massimiliano Allegri’s aspect have dropped down thirteenth within the Serie A desk so their place within the Champions League is underneath critical menace for subsequent season, and as a consequence of that they’re liable to dealing with a giant financial loss.
It has been suggested that the Outdated Girl of Turin could also be compelled to money in on a few of their first-team gamers to stability their books and Chiesa has been talked about as one of many doable belongings who might be bought on the finish of this season.
Talking to GiveMeSport, O’Rourke has claimed that Liverpool want to benefit from Juve’s present scenario and will make a transfer for the proficient winger subsequent summer season.
Nonetheless, the journalist states that signing Chiesa received’t be straightforward for the Merseyside membership as a number of Premier League rivals are additionally eyeing a transfer for him.
Summer season battle
“Perhaps in the summertime, he might need the likes of Liverpool and different Premier League golf equipment him and seeing if they’ll capitalise on Juventus’ monetary scenario.”
The Italian worldwide is fast, sturdy, can dribble previous the opposition defenders in tight areas and likewise has an eye fixed for scoring targets. So, he can be a superb acquisition for Jurgen Klopp’s aspect.
Nonetheless, after signing Cody Gakpo this winter, Liverpool are at the moment well-resourced of their attacking division. They have already got six specialist forwards and most of them can play anyplace throughout the entrance line.
So, it stays to be seen whether or not Liverpool will formalise their curiosity in signing Chiesa – valued at round £53m by Transfermarkt – in the summertime window, having already bought sufficient firepower in that place.
In the meantime, it was lately reported that Arsenal are additionally exhibiting an curiosity in signing the Italian and Mikel Arteta has recognized the 25-year-old as his number-one goal to bolster the flanks.
Though they’ve signed Leandro Trossard, who can play anyplace throughout the entrance place, he’s extra suited to taking part in on the left flank. Due to this fact, the north London membership have to signal a backup to Bukayo Saka.
Chiesa can be an excellent acquisition as he’s comfy taking part in on each flanks. So, Arsenal might be a greater vacation spot for the Italian over Liverpool if he had been to depart Allianz Stadium subsequent summer season.